'''Death Cab for Cutie''' is an American alternative rock
band, formed in Bellingham, Washington
The band comprises Ben Gibbard
(vocals, guitar, piano), Nick Harmer
(bass) and Jason McGerr
(drums). In 2014, founding guitarist
and Producer (music)|producer Chris Walla
announced that he would be departing from the band after recording their forthcoming eighth studio album.
Originally a solo project of Ben Gibbard, he released the demo album
, ''You Can Play These Songs with Chords
'', to positive reception, which led to a record deal with Barsuk Records
Gibbard decided to expand the project into a complete band, releasing their debut album, ''Something About Airplanes
'' in 1998, and their second album, ''We Have the Facts and We're Voting Yes
'', in 2000;...